Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Trenton Water Works hires Mark Lavenberg as acting director

Lavenberg, the fourth person to lead TWW in the last year, has 32 years of experience in the water industry. He starts his new role Aug. 3.
Stony Brook Bridge opening

Stony Brook Bridge connects Mercer Meadows, Lawrence Hopewell Trail

The new bridge, opened July 8, creates safe access to the county park by helping pedestrians from the surrounding area avoid difficult road crossings.

[UPDATED] Suburban towns demand takeover, sale of Trenton Water Works

The governments of Ewing, Hamilton, Hopewell Township and Lawrence filed a motion in Mercer Superior Court July 8 to join a state lawsuit against Trenton.
Princeton Community Auction

Lawrenceville foundation awards $90K to local seniors, college students

The Princeton Area Community Foundation awarded scholarships to six students from Mercer County, recognizing that this year was tough on all students.

Grocery stores, farm stores innovate to stay ahead of pandemic

The pandemic presented stores like Whole Earth Center, as well as farms like Terhune Orchards in Lawrence, with entirely different challenges from the ones other businesses faced

Kevin Nerwinski: Why was Lawrence Township’s fireworks celebration cancelled?

It is with great disappointment that the township must cancel this year’s 2020 Lawrence Township’s 4th of July Fireworks Display scheduled for July 1.

Gov. Phil Murphy postpones start of indoor dining

The state planned to ease dining restrictions starting this week, but decided against it after COVID-19 spikes in other states that enacted similar policies.

Mercer County home to growing number of BBQ restaurants

They come and they go, but here are some BBQ spots in Mercer County that are satisfying local palettes now
Isabella De la Houssaye at beach

Lawrence triathlete with Stage 4 lung cancer completes cross-country trek

Isabella de la Houssaye started Bike Breathe Believe to raise awareness for lung cancer as she biked across the country from March through April.
Anchor House 500-mile ride

Annual Anchor House Ride for Runaways goes virtual, starting July 11

The Trenton organization will hold its 42nd bike ride fundraiser virtually, offering new ride and walk options available for sign up until the day before.

Trending Stories

Cameron Ward

Missing West Windsor man found alive after massive search (updated)

A West Windsor man who had been missing since the evening of Wednesday, July 22 was found alive after a "massive" search of Community Park.